Santa Cruz Baroque Festival

Linda Burman-Hall, Artistic Director

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2015 Season Concerts

Celebrating our 42nd Season!

Concert I: Treasures From The Birth Of The Baroque
February 7 at 7:30pm
Featuring Marja Gaynor, Baroque violin & viola with Nina Treadwell, theorbo, archlute, baroque guitar, lute, tambourine and Linda Burman-Hall, early keyboards and percussion, with introduction by William Mathews, astronomer. Round trip airfare for Marja Gaynor is provided by Culture Ireland.

Concert II: Treasures Of The Irish Harp
February 21 at 7:30pm
Featuring Bill Coulter & Friends – compositions by Ireland's most famous musician, the blind Baroque harper Turlough O'Carolan.

Concert III: Treasures From The Age Of Shakespeare
March 14 at 7:30pm
Featuring The Baltimore Consort – Heavenly harmony and earthly delights from the time of the bard, plus the grand prize winning group from our Youth Chamber Music Competition.

Concert IV: Treasures Of J.S. Bach
April 11 at 7:30pm
Featuring Lux Musica – a variety of the master's virtuoso instrumental works for Baroque violin, Baroque flute and viola da gamba with harpsichord.

Concert V: American Treasures
May 2 at 7:30pm
Featuring Lux Musica and Hank Bradley, Old Timey fiddle – a kaleidoscope of American music, from the earliest colonial dance and sacred music styles – old timey fiddling and shape note psalmody.

Next Events

Emerging Artists Showcase
Sunday November 22, 2015 at 4pm
Holy Cross Church

Santa Cruz Baroque Festival ● 831-457-9693 ● E-mail ● P.O. Box 482 ● Santa Cruz, CA 95061

Our events are in part supported by grants from the Arts Council Santa Cruz County